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TYLER, Texas (AP) - Police say a man has been fatally shot while in the parking lot of an East Texas apartment complex. Tyler police on Tuesday asked for the public's help in locating whoever shot 21-year-old Joshua McGil in the back. Officers Monday night responded to a call...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Houston-based Kinder Morgan Energy Partners LP says it will invest about $107 million to expand its crude and condensate pipeline system deeper into the Eagle Ford Shale in South Texas. The expansion is supported by a long-term contract with ConocoPhillips. It...
BROWNSVILLE, Texas (AP) - The FBI is investigating the kidnapping of a U.S. Marine reservist in Mexico last month. Armando Fernandez, special agent in charge of the FBI's San Antonio Division, said in a news release Monday that the FBI is seeking information about the kidnapping...
AMARILLO, Texas (AP) - The Insurance Council of Texas estimates that insured losses from last week's hail storm in Amarillo will total about $400 million. The total exceeds the record set in 2004 of $175 million. The trade association derived its estimate by taking reports from...
CLEBURNE, Texas (AP) - A driver blamed for a 2012 traffic accident that left an off-duty North Texas police officer dead has been sentenced to 18 years in prison. A jury in Cleburne on Monday ordered the penalty for 22-year-old Ricardo Espinoza of Alvarado. Espinoza last week...
HOUSTON (AP) - The Coast Guard says its crews saved or helped rescue 17 people caught in storms along the Gulf Coast. The guard says 10 search and rescue missions were logged Sunday, including the recovery off Galveston of 12 people from three separate boats that capsized. Lt...
TORNILLO, Texas (AP) - On the U.S.-Mexico border, construction workers are completing a bridge over the Rio Grande. But the six-lane span abruptly ends 30 feet above the river. By June, this was supposed to be the site of a massive new customs-and-immigration facility that would...
HOUSTON (AP) - A Houston Fire Department official says three firefighters remain hospitalized after a blaze at a motel last week left four of their colleagues dead. Capt. Ruy Lozano said at a Monday afternoon news conference that one hospitalized firefighter was in critical...
GRAPEVINE, Texas (AP) - A solar-powered plane that spent more than a week in North Texas has departed on the third leg of its cross-country trip. The Solar Impulse took off early Monday from Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport bound for Lambert-St. Louis International...